Friday, June 2, 2017

A March paedophile has been jailed for 15 years for sexually assaulting three sisters - including raping one - over a number of years.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Tuesday, May 30, 2017

A March man has been found guilty of seven charges of sexually assaulting a child and one of attempted child rape.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Thursday, May 18, 2017

A man will stand trial later this year after pleading not guilty to murdering a woman in Wisbech last month.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

A paedophile jailed for 22 years for sexual offences against children – including the abuse of a seven year old girl whilst a teenage girl of 17 filmed it - has had his sentence increased to 26 years.

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Peterborough Crown Court
Monday, May 8, 2017

Two people have been jailed after stealing thousands from their elderly and vulnerable neighbour.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Friday, May 5, 2017

Police have clawed back £600,000 of confiscated funds from offenders in the last year.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Thursday, May 4, 2017

A family caught up in the double tragedy of their parents’ deaths have questioned why their father was charged over their mother’s death.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Thursday, April 27, 2017

The former chairman of governors of a Peterborough school was jailed for two years for offences relating to indecent images of children.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Friday, April 21, 2017

Police have released a photo of Dzilva Butiene, a 48-year-old woman from Wisbech who died as a result of a trauma to the abdomen on April 5 in Orange Grove.

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Wisbech
Thursday, April 20, 2017

A man charged with the murder of 48-year-old Dzilva Butiene appeared at Cambridge Crown Court yesterday (April 19).

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Cambridge Crown Court
Friday, April 7, 2017

A man from Cambridge has admitted smothering his wife to death in November last year in a “tragic case where two children lost their mother”.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Friday, April 7, 2017

A man has been jailed for 25 years after admitting murdering 28-year-old Andrew Hasler and attempting to murder a woman in St Ives in January.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Thursday, April 6, 2017

An 87-year-old retired company director who moved to Wisbech after his arrest has been released on bail after appearing at court today charged with the murder of his 86-year-old wife.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Monday, April 3, 2017

A man who subjected members of the public to threats and violence during an evening rampage last year has been jailed.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Sunday, April 2, 2017

The Ely fiancé of one two friends killed in a road crash on the A10 in February 2015 will strap herself to the top of a biplane to raise funds for road safety charity Brake.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Thursday, March 30, 2017

The former chairman of governors of a school has been found guilty of a number of offences relating to indecent images of children.

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Peterborough Crown Court
Monday, March 20, 2017

A 17-year-old girl from Wisbech who became infatuated with a “dangerous and sickening paedophile” has been sentenced to four years in juvenile detention.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Friday, March 10, 2017

A Cambridgeshire man has pleaded guilty to the murder of Andrew Hasler and the attempted murder of a woman.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Monday, March 6, 2017

A man and a teenage girl from Wisbech, who were due to be sentenced today (Monday 6) on a range of charges of sexually abusing young girls, will be sentenced on Friday.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Monday, February 27, 2017

A Wisbech man was remanded in custody until March 27 when he appeared at Cambridge Crown Court today (Mon) charged with murder.

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Wisbech
Monday, February 27, 2017

The boss of a Cambridgeshire property management company – who defrauded up to 400 tenants and the same number of landlords - has been jailed after admitting stealing £140,000 of clients’ money.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Wednesday, February 22, 2017

A Littleport woman –who rose from being a GP receptionist to a £100,000 a year partner -has spoken of the moment her world collapsed after she ‘borrowed’ tens of thousands of pounds.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Thursday, February 16, 2017

Paedophile Nicholas Slack, who was caught in an undercover police operation as he tried to make plans to sexually abuse children, has been jailed for eight years.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

A man who repeatedly punched his victim in the face with a knuckle duster before threatening to kill him unless he handed over phones and money after forcing his way into a house in Peterborough has been jailed for 12 years.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Friday, January 27, 2017

A motorcyclist caught speeding at 160mph on the A47 has been banned from driving for a year.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Monday, January 16, 2017

A man has been jailed for nine years after a “vicious attack” on an “innocent” Peterborough woman who was left with “horrific injuries”.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Thursday, January 12, 2017

A man who sexually abused a child in the late 1980s has been jailed.

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Cambridge Crown Court
Tuesday, January 10, 2017

A man who tried to kill his wife with a lump hammer while she slept has been detained indefinitely under the Mental Health Act.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Monday, January 9, 2017

A man who attacked his wife with a lump hammer while she slept has been found guilty of attempted murder.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Friday, December 23, 2016

A young female prison officer who fell in love with a lifer at Whitemoor and smuggled drugs, a mobile phone and SIM cards in for him has once again been spared jail.

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Cambridge Crown Court

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